(mispelled as Cirphis eboriosa Hampson, 1905)
HADENINAE , NOCTUIDAE , NOCTUOIDEA
male, drawing by George F. Hampson, listed as Cirphis eboriosa,
Catalogue of the Noctuidæ in the Collection of the British Museum,
Volume V (1905), Plate XCI, fig. 16,
image courtesy of Biodiversity Heritage Library, digitized by Smithsonian Libraries.
The adult moths of this species have dark brown wings each with a small white spot near the middle of each forewing.
This species occurs in
Further reading :
in Boisduval & Guenée:
Histoire naturelle des insectes; spécies général des lépidoptères,
Volume 9, Part 5, Section 1 (1852), p. 74, No. 96.
George F. Hampson,
Catalogue of the Noctuidae in the Collection of the British Museum,
Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum,
Volume 5 (1905), p. 479, No. 1828, and also Plate 91, fig. 16.
(updated 6 October 2011)